Interdisciplinary Studies allows students to get more than one point of view on the same topic by comparing, contrasting, and connecting information provided by separate disciplines.
IDS majors work with an advisor to individually design a degree and to select courses that integrate several areas of study to achieve their academic goals.
Program of Study Major Requirements (Checksheets)
- NEW: IDS Individually Designed Major, beginning Fall 2016 (PDF, 104 KB)
- IDS Individually Designed Major 2015-2016 (PDF, 120 KB)
- IDS Individually Designed Major 2014-2015 (PDF, 122 KB)
- IDS Minor (PDF, 89 KB)
Program Approval Form (DOCX, 14 KB) - To be completed by IDS 2001 students
To change your major, you must process this form (PDF, 162 KB) for major, minor, or catalog year changes.
If you are thinking about changing your major to IDS and want to take an exploratory class, start by taking IDS 2001 (3sh) Interdisciplinary Connections I.